Time Magazine Contents Page: June 11, 1990

Vol. 135, No. 24 JUNE 11, 1990


COVER: Scott Turow's new novel, The Burden of Proof, shows again why he is the Bard of the Litigious Age

Is he a lawyer who writes novels or a novelist who is a lawyer? In practice, as he demonstrated in his best-selling Presumed Innocent, Turow is both; his fiction bridges the divide between the popular and the serious, and the subject that keeps his readers turning pages is deeper than satisfactory verdicts. The pertinent evidence involves the redemption of souls.


NATION: If summits aren't what they used to be, maybe that's for the best

Trying to put the cold...

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